6 Cleaning Hacks That Will Make Your Life Easier

Cleaning is just. so. fun. I get that there are people out there who do enjoy it, and that’s cool, but I’m not one of them. There are a million other things I’d rather be doing. Fortunately, I’ve come across some clever little cleaning hacks that will make getting the room spic and span much simpler. Here are six cleaning hacks that will make your life easier.

Read more

Spring Cleaning Tips and Checklist

Winter tends to keep us somewhat lazy and less productive when it comes to house cleaning. However, once the first spring sun shines and the temperatures rise, we instantly feel more awake and start getting ready for spring cleaning. From dusting, vacuuming, washing the drapes, through thorough cleaning, wiping, decluttering and all the way to polishing, spring-cleaning is anything but easy and fast. Therefore, be sure to have your spring cleaning tips and checklist ready before you get your hands dirty.

Read more

8 Ways to Get a Better Night’s Sleep

While a healthy lifestyle requires a balanced diet and exercise, sleep is another pillar of overall wellness that is both essential to your health and success, and often overlooked. By simply making small changes to your daily routine you can improve your quality of sleep. Follow these tips from Dr. Sujay Kansagra, director of Duke University’s Pediatric Neurology Sleep Medicine Program, and get on your way to better rest and a healthier life. Learn how to sleep better with these 8 simple ways.

Read more

A Day in the Life of an IVF Patient Part 2: Transfer Day and the TWW 

I feel a sense of hope and excitement wash over me as we make the familiar elevator ride. The waiting room looks like the holiday season sneezed on it. How can I not feel a sense of Christmas magic? Our nurse calls us back after only a few minutes. It’s freezing and it smells. It’s not a bad smell, it’s a clean, sterile, sweet smell I’m tired of smelling. I resent enduring this smell to have a baby, but I know so many others would wear it as perfume for this opportunity. Positive vibes only today. Never give up.

Read more

3 Gift Wrapping Hacks to Make Your Life Easier

After spending hours searching for the perfect gift, it’s only fitting that the wrapping is just as special as the gift itself. Luckily, elaborate wrapping doesn’t have to be pricey – you can easily find ways to perfect and personalize your gift with what you have left over from last year and everyday items around the house. Here are three gift wrapping hacks to try this year.

Read more

’Tis the Season … for More Laundry: 5 Tips to Help You Survive

The holidays usher in a season filled with entertaining and house guests, bringing plenty of extra cleaning needs and chores with them. Despite the hustle and bustle of the season, you can make more time to spend with your loved ones by introducing these 5 shortcuts to make those sometimes tedious tasks less demanding.

Read more

A Day in the Life of an IVF Patient

I’m not a morning person. If the sun isn’t up, I’m not up – but today I’m a morning person. It’s 6:00 a.m. and I need to be there by 7:00 a.m. It’s the earliest slot they had. I’ve already had my shot of Follistim. I have long sleeves on even though it’s an abnormally warm day for November, even in Texas. No one needs to see the bruised veins on my arm. The last thing I need is for a student or co-worker to notice and wonder what exactly I’ve been up to. What if I over stimulate? Oh, please don’t let that happen. Please let there be follicles. Let there be lots of big, fat, not-too-big follicles today.

Read more
Page 1 of 712345...Last »

Enjoy these articles? Please spread the word :)